News Archives

News articles and press releases previously featured on the Office for Study Abroad site.



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Scholarship Applications Now Open!

November 01, 2016

Students planning to study abroad during the Spring 2017 term can apply for GW scholarships online until December 1st.

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Apply for FOFAC!

November 01, 2016

Interested in studying abroad? Planning to do so over a Fall semester? Looking for extra opportunities to fund your experience? Join the Focus On Fall Abroad Community!

Dr. Mary Dwyer, CEO and President of IES Abroad with IES Abroad Professional Development Award winner,Taylor Woodman

OSA's Taylor Woodman Receives IES Professional Development Award

October 07, 2016

Today we are proud to announce that The Office for Study Abroad's Manager of Advising Services Taylor Woodman has been named the recipient of this year's IES Abroad Professional Development Award.

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Dr. Donna Scarboro Appointed to the Forum on Education Abroad's Board of Directors

October 04, 2016

We are happy to announce that Dr. Donna Scarboro, GW's Associate Provost for International Programs, has been appointed to the Forum on Education Abroad's Board of Directors. 

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OSA Fall 2016 International Photo Contest Starts Today!

October 03, 2016

We are excited to announce that The Office for Study Abroad's Fall 2016 International Photo Contest is now underway!

CLS Award

12 GW Students Awarded State Department's Critical Language Scholarship

May 26, 2016

The GW Office for Study Abroad would like to congratulate 12 students who have been awarded the Critical Language Scholarship (CLS).

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GW Student Receives Fund for Education Abroad Scholarship

April 11, 2016

The Office for Study Abroad would like to congratulate Elliott School student, Eric Beeler, for being selected as a recipient of the $10,000 scholarship from the Fund for Education Abroad!